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he Taliban have suspended talks over a possible exchange of Taliban and U.S. prisoners due to the "complexity" of the situation in Afghanistan, the militant group said on Sunday.
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The Pakistan army has rejected the Taliban`s claim that the latter had handed over three security men and secured the release of six Taliban members in the Waziristan tribal region.
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Mexico and the US swapped 27 convicts to have them continue serving their sentences in their own countries.
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The swap will apply to all prisoners except those detained on terrorism or espionage charges, sources said.
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The United States said that contractor Alan Gross held by Havana was not a spy.
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Defense Minister Ehud Barak said Israel has "no choice but to overhaul the rules" now that Gilad Schalit had been freed.
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Israel has released hundreds of Palestinian prisoners, the second and final phase of a swap with Gaza Hamas militants that brought home an Israeli soldier after five years in captivity.
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Israel was preparing to release 550 Palestinian prisoners who will be freed after nightfall to complete a swap deal.
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Israel plans to release 550 Palestinian prisoners in 2nd stage of deal with Hamas that brought home Gilad Shalit.
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The US-brokered deal was reached days after a successful Egyptian-brokered swap between Israel and Hamas Islamists.
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Israel has strongly denied Egypt`s accusations, insisting
the whole thing was a mistake and accusing Egyptian
authorities of "bizarre behaviour."
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Mark Toner said that "the US Government deems some of the prisoners as posing a threat to Israel and US interests".
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